Economy, Markets, & Interest Rates

Financial Advisor Tim Hayes Boston and S Dartmouth, MA | An Independent Consultant

  • You should consider me as your retirement planning advisor when switching from growing your retirement accounts to distributing them.
  • This transition usually means moving some money from stocks to bonds, and I am well-schooled in the economy, inflation, interest rates, and bonds.
  • Before coming to Cambridge in 2010, I spent 20 years with MetLife, so I am also well versed in guaranteed retirement products such as variable and fixed annuities.
Don’t Overreact to Skyrocketing Consumer Confidence

Don’t Overreact to Skyrocketing Consumer Confidence

By: Financial Advisor Tim Hayes - posted in: Economy, Markets, and Interest Rates - Last updated Sep 11, 2019

The last time consumer confidence got as high as it was this March was in December 2000, during the tail-end of the dot-com boom. Back then, though, it took only three months from that great reading for the U.S. to enter a recession.

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Is the Reduction of the Fed’s Balance Sheet a Ticking Time Bomb? Two Financial Heavyweights Weigh In

Is the Reduction of the Fed’s Balance Sheet a Ticking Time Bomb? Two Financial Heavyweights Weigh In

By: Financial Advisor Tim Hayes - posted in: Economy, Markets, and Interest Rates - Last updated Sep 12, 2019

A dispute is brewing in the financial press between two financial heavyweights: Paul Sheard, Executive Vice President and Chief Economist of S&P Global, and Urjit Patel, Governor of the Reserve Bank of India.

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Business Investment Shouldn’t Be a Four Letter Word

Business Investment Shouldn’t Be a Four Letter Word

By: Financial Advisor Tim Hayes - posted in: Economy, Markets, and Interest Rates - Last updated Sep 11, 2019

This morning a guest on CNBC said spending by companies on plant, equipment, software, etc. was just around the corner. I’ve heard this for five years. However, as long as short-term stock prices determine executive pay, companies will continue to use company cash to push up their stock price instead of investing.

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About Financial Advisor Tim Hayes

Tim Hayes AIF®, CRPS®, AWMA®, CFS®, APMA®

Registered with Cambridge Investment Research, Inc., a broker-dealer with over 3,000 Registered Representatives nationwide. Investment Adviser Representative at Cambridge Investment Research Advisors, Inc., a $94B RIA based in Fairfield, IA. I've held an industry securities registration for 26 years and am subject to SEC and FINRA oversight.

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